Putnam County Illinois resources for environmental education and publication.
- NCICG Recycling/Waste Management Planning Services
- Putnam County Illinois Recycling Centers by DexKnows
05 August 2021The Illinois Government News Network (IGNN) section is your online source for news from the State of Illinois. Choose from the IGNN Links on the right to locate press releases in the categories that are of interest to you, or use the search the news feature to locate specific press releases or a different topic of releases. For other media, access the Illinois Information Service (IIS) Radio page for digital radio feeds and news soundbites.
SPRINGFIELD - State and local officials have released the July 22, 2021 sample results collected from 12 private, residential wells after elevated metals (including antimony, cadmium, chromium, and nickel) were detected in groundwater monitoring wells located at the former Beloit Corporation Superfund site. Based on these sample results, there has been no contamination of private wells with the metals identified at the superfund site.
SPRINGFIELD - Illinois Environmental Protection Agency Director John J. Kim today announced the issuance of a health advisory for Perfluorononanoic Acid (PFNA) in accordance with Illinois groundwater regulations.
SPRINGFIELD - State and local officials have confirmed the presence of elevated metals, including antimony, cadmium, chromium, and nickel, in groundwater monitoring wells located at the former Beloit Corporation Superfund site. Groundwater monitoring wells do not serve as drinking water sources for the public.